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Nike increases Bundesliga presence with Eintracht Frankfurt

German Bundesliga football team Eintracht Frankfurt has announced US sportswear firm Nike as its kit manufacturer from the 2014-15 season.

The deal ends an 11-year co-operation between Eintracht and German sportswear company Jako.

Nike adds Eintracht Frankfurt to a Bundesliga roster comprised of Werder Bremen, FSV Mainz and SC Freiburg. Eintracht declined to release the terms of its deal with Nike.

In other Bundesliga news, Hamburg has expanded its long-term sponsorship agreement with Lassa to make the Turkish tyre manufacturer an official partner. The deal was brokered by the Sportfive marketing agency, but its length was not disclosed.